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Orson Charles

23-Year-Old Tight End – Cincinnati Bengals

2013 Receiving Stats

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1

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8

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8.0

Tar

2

2014 Receiving Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

Charles figures to play fullback once again this season; however, a current legal issue for brandishing a firearm in public clouds his status heading into training camp. ...

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HT: 6' 3"   WT: 245   DOB: 1/27/1991  College: Georgia  Show ContractHide Contract

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Orson Charles Contract Information:

Agreed to a four-year contract with the Bengals in May of 2012.

September 16, 2013  –  Orson Charles News

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Charles is inactive for Monday's game against the Steelers, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.

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Orson Charles NFL Stats
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  Receiving Rec Distance Big Rec Games Rushing Kick Ret Punt Ret Fumbles
Year Age Team G Rec Yards TD Tar Avg YPT 20+ 40+ 100+ 150+ 200+ Att Yards Avg TD Yds TD Yds TD Tot Lost
2012 21 Cin 16 8 101 0 10 12.6 10.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 17 0 0 0 0 0
2013 22 Cin 13 1 8 0 2 8.0 4.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Orson Charles Fantasy/Red Zone Stats
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  Fantasy Points Per Game Receiving Stats Red Zone Targets Rushing Stats Red Zone Runs
Year Age Team G Standard PPR 0.5 PPR Rec/G Yds/G In20 In10 In5 Att/G Yds/G In20 In10 In5
2012 21 Cin 16 0.6 1.1 0.9 1 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 22 Cin 13 0.1 0.1 0.1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Orson Charles – Playing Time Overview

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#1 Fullback
  1. Orson Charles
  2. Nikita Whitlock
Cincinnati Bengals

Snap Count Stats

28

Offensive Snaps in 2013

Orson Charles was on the field for 28 of his team's snaps on offense in 2013.

228

Special Teams Snaps in 2013

Orson Charles was on the field for 228 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2013.

Year Off ST
2012 292 217
2013 28 228

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Orson Charles 2013 Game Log
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  Snap Count Receiving Rec Distance Rushing Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret Red Zone Targets Red Zone Runs
Week Opp Off ST Rec Yards TD Tar Avg 20+ 40+ Att Yards Avg TD Tot Lost Yds TD Yds TD In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
1 @Chi 7 16 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Pit
3 GB 0 18 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 @Cle 0 16 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 NE 0 20 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 @Buf 1 21 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 @Det 0 18 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 NYJ 10 20 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 @Mia 0 21 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 @Bal 3 23 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Cle 2 31 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 BYE Bye Week
13 @SD 0 11 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Ind
15 @Pit
16 Min 5 13 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Bal 0 0 1 8 0 2 8.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Playoffs SD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Orson Charles
As Compared To Other Tight Ends
Height:   6' 3"
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Weight:   245 lbs
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Cincinnati Bengals Team Injury Report
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Geno Atkins  PUP-P
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Leon Hall  PUP-P
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Mike Pollak  PUP-P

Orson Charles: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

The Bengals waived John Conner in Saturday's final cuts, meaning that Charles has won the starting fullback job.

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Charles appears to be winning the battle for the starting fullback job.

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Charles, in addition to playing tight end, is also getting reps at fullback during OTAs.

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Charles had a quiet rookie campaign for the Bengals, catching eight passes for 101 yards, with only one multi-catch game.

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Charles had his first NFL reception in Sunday's win over the Redskins, a 25-yard catch in traffic where he made a pretty nice play on the ball.

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Charles agreed to a four-year deal with the Bengals.

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The Bengals selected Charles in the fourth round of the 2012 NFL Draft, 116th overall.

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Charles was arrested for a DUI on Friday morning, the Associated Press reports.

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The arrest occurred in Athens, Georgia. After a disappointing pro day and this arrest, Charles' stock is definitely pointed downwards. We feel comfortable at this point stating that Coby Fleener will be the first tight end drafted.
Charles ran the 40-yard dash in the low-to-mid 4.7-second range at the Georgia Pro Day on Monday, Sports Illustrated reports.

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Charles (6-foot-2, 251 pounds) did 35 bench reps at the Combine on Friday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Though he's officially listed at TE, Charles will be the Bengals' starting fullback, having beaten out John Conner in training camp. Expect just a few token targets in the passing game and little-to-no carries.

2012

A fourth-round pick, Charles is coming off an All-SEC season at Georgia. With Jermaine Gresham in the fold, Charles won't be the starter, but will compete to see the field, while providing the Bengals with solid blocking and receiving.